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An interesting problem
Okay, new thermal fuse is in place and working fine. I cleaned all the lint and dust out of the dryer while I had it open. I also slightly adjusted the orientation of the L1, L2, Neu and Gnd ring...
An interesting problem
Yep, you nailed it! Thermal fuse gave its life to keep the dryer from catching fire. :) Handy little bugger.

By the way, I found the schematic taped inside the console. Exact same number and...
An interesting problem
Aha! Initial failure of the heating element (shorted to gnd/neutral halfway along the length of the element) caused the thermal fuse to blow, since there was no air movement while the dryer motor was...
An interesting problem
So, I guess now I'm just trying to figure out why the motor won't start. I suspect that the previously-shorted element was backfeeding some component and caused additional damage, but I'm not...
An interesting problem - An interesting problem
Hi again!

Okay, so I have a Whirlpool WED4900XW0 electric dryer. Yesterday afternoon, the dryer stopped in mid-cycle. I observed the following:

With door open or closed, the heating element came...
Everything on the microwave works except the microwaves - Fixed it
Just in case anyone wondered, I fixed it.
Everything on the microwave works except the microwaves - Everything on the microwave works except the microwaves
Hi, guys. I have a Kenmore under-counter microwave MN 721-80823500. The microwave appears to work fine: clock works, light works, door switch turns the light on and off, fan works, convection heating...
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